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U.S. Precious Metal Scrap Exports Soared 74%
The leading source of import was Germany. The imports from that country totalled around $145…
April 7th 2020
U.S. Sees Nickel Scrap Exports Decline Sharply
From January to February in 2020, the top trade partner was Canada.
April 6th 2020
BIR Spotlights Devastating Impacts of Coronavirus Crisis
The supply chain has been impacted badly on account of closure of several scrap yards…
April 6th 2020
Metso Increases Service Availability for Metal Recycling Customers
Through robust brands, extensive engineering innovation and unwavering commitment to customer success, Metso maintains the…
April 6th 2020
Schnitzer Steel to Halt Operations at Export Dock and Scrap Yards
The deep-sea ferrous scrap bulk dock and mega-shredder in Everett, Massachusetts will remain open with…
April 6th 2020
Schnitzer Steel Posted Robust Q2 Results
The Auto and Metals Recycling (AMR) segment recorded operating income of $19 million in Q2.
April 3rd 2020
ISRI Petitions for Inclusion of Metals in FMCSA Emergency Declaration
The Institute of the Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) is requesting emergency relief for the…
April 2nd 2020
Chinese Steel Mills Posted Notable Surge in Scrap Inventory
The temporary shutdown or production cuts at many steel mills in order to adjust to…
April 1st 2020
Lockdowns Take a Hit on Recovered Fiber and Plastic Exports
The situation in India is more critical as the 21-day national lockdown by the government…
April 1st 2020
ISRI Demands Regulatory Relief in Transportation of Metals
It must be noted that the FMCSA had granted relief for transportation of plastics and…
March 31st 2020
Metals Producers' Optimistic Outlook Undone by COVID-19
The first company to respond to the situation was the Australia-headquartered Sims Metal Management.
March 31st 2020
Ferrous Scrap Markets Impacted by Disruptions to World Economy
The scrap buyers in Southeast have announced significant reduction in scrap purchases for April.
March 30th 2020
South Africa Reaffirms Commitment to Implement Export Tax on Scrap Metal
The implementation of export tax would mean that certain metals would be subject to a…
March 27th 2020
Topmost Scrap Exporters Stop Intake from Third Parties
Also, EMR noted that it has stopped accepting retail scrap from the general public effective…
March 26th 2020
BDSV Spotlights Vital Role of Scrap In Steel Production
The study focuses on “scrap bonus”, which is an indicator of the total avoided climate…
March 26th 2020